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BME PhD candidate Randall Meyer

August 23, 2016

PhD candidate Randall Meyer receives multiple honors

Randall is currently working under Dr. Jordan Green, seeking novel biomaterial-based particle therapeutics that mimic the function of natural cells to achieve a therapeutic effect.  Read on.

CricSpike: intuitive cricothyrotomy assist solution for tactical field care

July 29, 2016

Crike-assist solution to enable improved success of battlefield cricothyrotomy

CBID undergrad team develops CricSpike tool kit designed to save lives by improving accuracy of cricothyrotomy in emergency situations.  Read on.

Advancing Medical Technology

July 22, 2016

TEDCO chooses JHU BME biotech start-ups for funding

Three Johns Hopkins BME-associated medical technology development companies have been selected by the Maryland Technology Development Corporation (TEDCO) Life Science Investment Fund for product development funding.  Read on.

Bioengineered bone scaffold

July 18, 2016

Warren Grayson: Revolutionizing the face of medicine

Dr. Grayson’s new approach to craniofacial bone surgery combines using 3-D printing, cell signaling techniques, and a patient’s own stem cells to engineer a living, anatomically precise facial bone.   Read on.

 Adam Li, George Levay, Nate Tran

May 23, 2016

BME graduate team wins Intel-Cornell Cup grand prize

Their GEAR bio-gaming device was created to serve as an assistive computer interface for individuals with limited upper limb functionality to participate in video game play by transferring dexterous control from the hands to the feet.  Read on.

Johns Hopkins Biomedical Engineering - Global Footprint

May 17, 2016

Bioengineering across borders

Johns Hopkins Biomedical Engineering researchers have built strategic partnerships with leading BME clinicians and programs worldwide, and the department’s global reach is expected to grow.  Read on.

 Jeff Siewerdsen, PhD, and Jean-Paul Wolinsky, MD, are co-directors of the new Carnegie Center for Surgical Innovation.

May 17, 2016

Imaging and surgery at the cutting edge

The setting of surgical milestones is revamped as the Carnegie Center for Surgical Innovation to foster collaboration between surgeons and biomedical engineers.  Read on.

May 17, 2016

BME alumni David Giarracco finds the right balance

As vice president of market development at Medtronic, David Giarracco, BME ’89, MSE ’93, finds the keys to his success at the intersection of the technical and personal.   Read on.

May 11, 2016

Sharper images with MRI

More detailed and precise MRI requires lengthier scans — taxing the patient’s ability to remain still. Daniel Herzka and his colleagues are creating solutions that compensate for motion, and deliver clearer medical images more efficiently.  Read on.

Salient ENT

May 6, 2016

Targeted treatment for chronic sinusitis

A new student-designed device offers hope for targeted treatment of chronic sinusitis, which afflicts one in eight Americans.  Read on.


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